President Akufo-Addo visits Bishop Dag Heward-Mills to commiserates with family after demise of first son
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo paid a visit to the family of Founder and General Overseer of the United Denominations Originating from the Lighthouse Group of Churches (UD-OLGC), Bishop Dag Heward-Mills on Tuesday following the demise of his first son.
The President expressed his deepest condolences and wished them well for what he described as a “tragic loss”.
“I visited Bishop Dag Heward-Mills, Founder and General Overseer of the United Denominations Originating from the Lighthouse Group of Churches (UD-OLGC), to express the sympathies and condolences of my family and I, on the tragic loss of his son.
“I wish the Bishop and his family the strength, comfort and love of the Almighty in these difficult times”, Nana Akufo-Addo posted on Twitter and Facebook.
Bishop Dag lost Dr. David Heward-Mills, 31, on Thursday, April 14, 2022.
The son passed away in the United States after a short illness.
“It is with deep regret and great sorrow that we announce the sudden passing away of David Heward-Mills, after a short illness. David was the first son of our Founder and Presiding Bishop”, the church announced.
David worked as a resident physician at Prisma Health, Columbia in the United States of America, for almost two years.
He was a Research Physician at Shriners Hospitals for Children in Galveston.